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Belarus court sentences former "LPR" militant to prison term

  • Source:www.unian.info
  • Date:2018-05-08 16:37
 

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The resident of the Belarusian town of Krugloye initially got to the occupied territory of Ukraine via Russia, according to a report byBelarus Partisanciting the court ruling.

According to the court, he became part of an armed unit, enlisted as a serviceman, provided with uniform, light weapons and ammunition.

Read also"Crimean Cossacks" who whipped Moscow protesters fought against Ukraine in Donbas"The court found it proved that the resident of Krugloye had fired on the positions of Ukraine forces. He had been sentenced to 2 years in a general regime colony for participation in the armed formation and participation in the armed conflict without the authorization of Belarus," the statement said.

As UNIAN reported earlier, eight Moldovan citizens were sentenced to prison terms for fighting on the side of pro-Russian militants in the conflict in eastern Ukraine. Another 25 Moldovans remain on the international wanted list.

  • Source:www.unian.info
  • Date:2018-05-08 16:37
Key Words:Ukraine,court,sentenced,armed,Belarus
 
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